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Weather latest: Warm weather to continue, but will we see any more storms across Yorkshire?

Health warnings have been escalated as the late summer heatwave continues across many parts of the UK - and further storms have not been ruled out.

Environment
The Pennine Way signpost for Studley Pike.

Why do so many people feel the need to walk the Pennine Way?

It’s the most famous walking trail in Britain, but what keeps drawing people back to the Pennine Way? Andrew McCloy pulled on his walking boots to find out.

Analysis
York is one of the best places for families to live in the UK, according to a new poll

Tale of two cities: York tops family poll - Hull is bottom

York is one of the best places to raise a family in the UK - while Hull is one of the worst, according to a new survey.

News
All Aboard! The Country Bus took Twitter by storm on Monday evening as the show gave a two-hour real-time trip on a bus through the Yorkshire Dales. Pictures: Lucy Bowden

Country Bus: How a two-hour bus trip tour of the Yorkshire Dales caused a social media stir

THERE was no music, no introduction, no commentary and no adverts... so why did the two-hour TV special of a bus trip through the Yorkshire Dales prove so popular?

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Sarah Harding and  Andy Moss in Ghost The Musical

Leeds date as Girls Aloud star Sarah Harding takes Demi Moore’s role in Ghost The Musical

GIRLS ALOUD star Sarah Harding today booked a Leeds date for her stage debut in a musical based on the classic movie, Ghost.

Theatre
A town crier and a parade of Lord Mayors, Mayors and other Civic Heads from across Yorkshire make their way through Halifax during the Yorkshire Day Celebrations.

How we celebrated Yorkshire Day across the county today

GOD’S own County celebrated 1,141 years in inimitable style today - with everything from welly-wanging to a giant bouquet of white roses.

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Ice-cream chef Giapo's Yorkshire Pudding cone

Scoop! I’ve made an ice cream cone out of a Yorkshire pudding

A PUDDING chef in New Zealand has created the first ice cream cone to be made out of a Yorkshire pudding.

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The blackberry crop is late this year

Fruit fancies crumble as cold spring delays Yorkshire’s blackberry crop

Blackberry crumble is not on the menu yet as a cold spring has delayed the ripening of the traditional British fruit.

Environment
Gary Barlow, Sir Gary Verity & Tim Firth at the 2015 WRA at first direct arena, Leeds.

Best of Yorkshire tourism to be honoured at 'sparkling' ceremony

A GLITZY ceremony recognising the stars of the Yorkshire tourism industry will have a new home this year, it has been announced.
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Barns and walls in upper Swaledale within the conservation area. Picture courtesy of Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority.

Why Yorkshire’s rural tourism industry could be threatened by poor transport and broadband

Grave concerns have been raised that the nation’s multi-billion pound tourism industry is being eroded through a lack of investment in infrastructure and technology.

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Dai Bradley in Kes

Quiz: How well do you remember the Yorkshire movie Kes?

It is one of the most iconic ‘Yorkshire’ movies of all time... the story of a boy and his kestrel.

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Handout photo issued by North Yorkshire Fire Service of firefighters who released a cow after she got her head stuck in a tree in Northallerton.

You silly moo! Fire crew to the rescue after Yorkshire cow gets head trapped in tree

Firefighters released a cow after she got her head stuck in a tree.

News

Picture special: Brazilian temperatures welcome equestrian elite as Rio countdown begins with Bramham Horse Trials

SPECTATORS basked in Rio de Janeiro temperatures as riders looked to seal a ticket there on day one of the Equi-Trek Bramham International Horse Trials on Thursday.

Equestrian
Students Mitchell Hone and Kirsti Pritchett from the University Campus Doncaster, rehearse their play based on WW1 using real life events that occured in the town's Mansion House. Picture: Scott Merrylees

Bringing Doncaster’s lost wartime world back to life

The death of the last Great War veteran seven years ago threatened to silence the stories of those who bore witness to the horrors of the conflict.

Heritage
Saltersgate Inn could be saved.

Derelict smugglers’ inn may be saved as historic site auctioned

This smugglers pub is for sale with a legend attached.

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Elvis in Concert  Live on Screen

Yorkshire calendar: Upcoming events

A look at what’s coming up across Yorkshire.

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Jeremy Corbyn stands with Gill Furniss, whose husband, Harry Harpham, died from cancer, and who won the by-election to replace him in Sheffield Brightside and Hillsborough.

Elections 2016: Yorkshire results in full

LABOUR could lose successive general elections unless Jeremy Corbyn dramatically improves its performance, a senior Yorkshire party figure has warned.

Politics
Temperatures are set to hit 22C across Yorkshire (including Thixendale pictured above) this weekend.

Spring at last - Yorkshire hotter than Greece this weekend

Yorkshire is set to positively sizzle in temperatures of up to 22C this weekend - just days after many of us woke up to a blanket of snow.

Environment
Malala Yousafzai: The youngest recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize will be at First Direct arena, Leeds.

Yorkshire calendar: Upcoming events

A look at what’s coming up across Yorkshire.

News
The moorland roads between Castleton and Rosedale in North Yorkshire are covered in snow this morning. Picture: Ross Parry Agency

Snow go: With just three days to the Tour de Yorkshire, this is what part of the route looks like

WINTRY April showers left part of this weekend’s Tour de Yorkshire route under several inches of snow this morning.

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